Private Tours

Private Tours

Enhance your experience with a 90-minute private tour through the Newseum’s galleries and studios, exclusively for you, your family or group.

Tour any day and come back the next day for free!

General Admission Tickets

Available for purchase online and at our admissions desk.

Always FREE!
Become a member

Adults (19 to 64)
$24.95 plus tax

Seniors (65 and older)
$19.95 plus tax

Youth (7 to 18)
$14.95 plus tax

Children (6 and younger)

  • All ticket sales are final
  • All tickets are good for two consecutive days
  • Tickets purchased online must be used by Dec. 31, 2019 and are not valid New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
  • The Newseum will be closing in its current location on December 31, 2019.
  • There are no refunds for no-shows or unused tickets


Available only at our admissions desk and must be used on the day of purchase.

  • 15% off adult rate for journalists, military, teachers and college students with applicable ID
  • 10% off for AAA members with applicable ID
  • Newseum members receive free admission
  • Please have IDs ready at the time of purchase. Discounts cannot be combined

Group Visits

Admission discounts are available for groups of 10 more. Learn more about rates and how to schedule your group visit.


Guided Highlights Tour

Guided and VIP Experiences

Enhance your museum visit with a guided experience for you, your family or your group.

Want a year of free and unlimited Newseum admission?

Become a Newseum Member! Members enjoy an entire year of unlimited admission, priority seating at Newseum programs, invitations to special member events, discounts in Newseum stores and more.

  • Individual: $75 (One person of any age)
  • Dual: $125 (Two people of any age living at the same address)
  • Family: $175 (Two adults and up to four children, ages 18 and under, living at the same address)

Have questions about purchasing tickets or your upcoming visit? See our FAQs.